UNI School of Music faculty artist Angelieta Floyd will coordinate this hands-on event, featuring a 10:30 a.m. master class presented by guest artist Greg Pattillo, flute. Greg Pattillo is recognized throughout the world for his redefinition of flute sound. Greg was lauded by The New York Times as “the best person in the world at what he does.” His groundbreaking performance videos on Youtube, showcasing “beatbox flute”, have been viewed more than 40 million times. For more information on this event, contact Angeleita.Floyd@uni.edu.
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UNI Jazz Band One, under the direction of Chris Merz will offer a shared fall concert with the Jazz Panthers, led by Robert Washut. Repertoire and soloists to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Amanda McCandless will present a clarinet recital with collaborators and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Christopher Kirkpatrick will present a clarinet recital. Christopher Kirkpatrick, Assistant Professor of Clarinet at the University of Montana, has given performances and master classes at universities throughout North America, and has maintained a private studio with students being accepted into many prestigious music programs across the country. As an orchestral musician he has performed with the Detroit Symphony, Lansing Symphony, West Michigan Symphony, Battle Creek Symphony, Brevard Music Center Orchestra, New Mexico Symphony Orchestra, Santa Fe Symphony and the Missoula Symphony. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artists Carla Thelen Hanson, soprano and Ainhoa Urkijo, piano will collaborate to present a recital. American soprano Carla Thelen Hanson is garnering attention for exciting and vocally thrilling performances of opera’s leading heroines throughout the country. Hanson will collaborate with Urkijo, a native of Bilbao, Spain, an internationally celebrated performer and educator. This is event is free and open to the public.
The UNI School of Music presents its annual Vocal Arts Festival for high school student vocalists preparing for All-State competition and interested in vocal music at UNI. A concert will be held on Monday, Oct. 6 at 6:30 p.m. in the Great Hall, GBPAC. This event does require registration. For more information, please contact John.Wiles@uni.edu.
The UNI School of Music presents its annual hands-on workshops for high school student string players preparing for All-State competition. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration. For more information, please contact Susan.Grover@uni.edu.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor and conductor Ronald Johnson, the Wind Symphony will offer a shared concert with the Symphonic Band, conducted by S. Daniel Galyen. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Mariko Morita will present an organ recital with collaborators and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.